A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind...
All conservatives are such from personal defects. They have been effeminated by position or nature,...
Proverbs, like the sacred books of each nation, are the sanctuary of the intuitions.
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door.
Speak less. Say more. whaywardj
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
Nature and literature are subjective phenomena; every evil and every good thing is a shadow...
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
The greatest homage we can pay to truth is to use it.
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
Let the beauty you love be what you do. There are a thousand ways to...
Happiness is just an illusion caused by the temporary absence of reality.
Each man takes care that his neighbor shall not cheat him. But a day comes...
To be great is to be misunderstood.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
One must be an inventor to read well. There is then creative reading as well...
If the tongue had not been framed for articulation, man would still be a beast...
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...